WordPress does not support a bilingual or multilingual blog out-of-the-box. There are however Plugins developed by the WordPress community which will allow you to create a multilingual blog easily. Creating a mulitlingual blog is basically installing WordPress in more than one language and letting ...

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Synchronize wordpress site between two different servers

This is my situation: I have a wordpress website on server A hosted in Belgium. It's a multilingual website available in languages: Dutch, French, English. I also need the language Vietnamese. The ...
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How to set up multisite for multi language?

I am getting headache about this. How easy to do this? I have a site in US english. 1. Now : Want to create three sites for .de, .es, .co.uk so the sites will be www.mysite.com - default site www....
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Having a two language website

I want to have a English and Persian website, as you know English is right to left and Persian is left to right. When I post something and set my WordPress to English, all the site and all posts will ...
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WPML - 404 Error when I try to pass GET parameters in my “different languages in directories” installation

I'm using WPML installation with the languages in different directories. But I'm trying to pass some _$GET parameters to the url and I'm getting the 404 error. I'm passing the _$GET parameters with a ...
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Language switcher for subdomains

We are running a wordpress site with Greek content (political & economical analysis) and we want to set up an English site of our site. The English site will be running on its own wordpress ...
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How to get the Author type Label Language

I am working on a plugin and I need to have the word 'Author' appear in whatever language is set in the wordpress settings. I have achieved this for the words: Posts and Pages using this code: $...
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Creating a multilingual multisite

I would like to create a WordPress installation that manages several domains, from what I've read I need to use WordPress multisite for this, but the scenario is a little more specific than that, the ...
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Two different domains for two different languages

I have been using WPML for the use of multilingual but I am having major issues with it and am tired of it. I have now set up two WordPress set ups on two different domains. What I need to do is ...
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Shortcodes: override a shortcode / change shortcode on the fly

I've done a plugin where you can add shortcode like this: [myplugin xx] (where xx is a number which calls a specific content xx). I have to do a multilingual version of my plugin, so here's my trick: ...
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Different site languages for different users

Is there a way to have the WordPress site language - specifically the language used in the admin areas - be different for different users? I would like to have administrators be able to select either ...
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WPML customizing language selector [closed]

I want to show the language selector on my site but with the default include code "icl_language_selector" it shows the language full name. I only want to show the abbreviations of the language. For ...
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Plugin Development - Multilangual - Different pages

I'm currently developing a User Registration plugin, since I couldn't find any free that are properly translated I decided to create my own. The Plugin is mainly completed... My PO and MO files are ...
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Prepare plugin options for multi-lingual support

I'm looking for a way to make my plugin's options available/translatable across a multi-lingual site. For example, several of my options are text strings that are then used on the front end. echo ...
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Wordpress Site in Multiple Languages

How can wordpress site have multiple languages options? I would like to have my wordpress site in 3 different languages? How can I do that? Is there any plugin or widget I can use for that purpose?
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Translations does not work with .pot file

I've created a theme at underscores.me and it seems it is multi-language ready. There is a .pot file in the language folder, so I downloaded POEdit and translated the things in there (like Posted on, ...
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How to translate wordpress backend to another language

Is there any way to translate wordpress entire backend to another language that is not supported yet. ? I mean, my language is Sinhala (Sri Lanka) and sinhala is not yet included by default on ...
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TinyMCE - Add button that changes direction of selected text

Ok, I am going to create website in Urdu(rtl) & English(ltr) language that contain paragraphs like this: <p style="direction:rtl">کیا حال ہے buddy? سب خیریت ہے؟</p> You can see that ...
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WPML Default Language User Meta [closed]

I'm having a super hard time finding the names of the default user meta that's included with WPML. WPML has a setting for "Default Admin Language" under every user's profile. I'd like to access this ...
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Configuring Multisite with subdomains

I'm currently trying to configure multisite for my blog. I want to use it for multilingual content. My installation of wordpress is located in a subfolder: mydomain.de/content everything worked ...
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Adding text in more than one language (at the same time)

I am building a wordpress site. On the upper-right hand corner of every page on the site I am going to have two (or more) flags, and clicking on any given flag should cause the site to display the ...
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How make a multi language routes, with rewrite rules or rewrite endpoints?

I want to know a concept of making a multi language routing system for WP. That is the best practice, to make this routing system with add_rewrite_rules for pages post arhive etc in part, or to use ...
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305 views

What is the correct way for multi-domain and multi-language website?

I have very interesting request from a client: They want to have website in two languages for different countries and also are asking whether it possible to have domains for each langues. Goal is so ...
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475 views

Use custom template on certain URLs

I'm building a simple two language site. I'm using Polylang for posts, and also have a custom post type, "Artist." In order to keep it simple on the back-end, I'm not using Polylang, just a few custom ...
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Change “en-US” to “en”

Hey I am trying to edit the WP theme files, and I am using bloginfo('language') to get the language of the page. However, it returns me "en-US", which does not work while redirect the page. The site ...
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308 views

Disable sanitize_file_name on upload without modifying functions.php

I am looking for a way to disable sanitize_file_name function without modifying the functions.php or formatting.php. I am uploading files that have other language file names and all I am getting are ...
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What are the downsides to uploading filenames in different languages?

I am building a Wordpress site that is going to be multilingual (using WPML) and it will host a ton of resources in multiple languages - from Chinese to Russian to English, etc. We wanted to upload ...
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407 views

How to create custom post type like Page

I want to create a Custom Post Type like Post or Page, It should have Page templates Option. This is for multilingual site. Any comments on this ?
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Translating my custom theme, always translated version?

I have a custom theme which is in Dutch and now i am trying to translate the theme into english. For this i am using poedit, and converted some theme strings into _e('string-is-here') I save both ...
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How to Change my website language from English to Danish?

I have developed a website in Wordpress in english language. Now I want to change the language to Danish. Please help me how to change it.. I want to change by easiest and very less time consuming ...
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Wordpress multisite change language

I want to change site language through cookies. As I have multisite, so define('WPLANG') is not working in wp-config.php. So I added hook to filter "locale". But still not working... What to do ? p....
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Translation not working in sprinf variable

I have a function to get the taxonomy term name like this: function get_term_name($taxo){ $terms = get_terms($taxo); $html= ''; foreach($terms as $term ) { $html .= sprintf( __( '%s', '...
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New WP installation due to language issues

My current WP installation is in English, I dowloaded the theme (So cute by YIT) My objective is to set up a store in swedish. I've been struggeling to translate strings etc, I've tried the WPML ...
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What's the best approach to do this?

I want to start a new site where I want the main page to be a static page showing information about myself, a kind of resumee without personal details. Then, there would be a site.com/blog/ where I ...
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How can I have different langauges in wp-admin on a multisite installation?

Changing the admin language for a single installation is easy. But I'm wondering, how can this be done for a multisite installation? By default it's English, but a customer would like to have it in ...
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How to query the custom fields by language?

For each post, there is a custom field name "Function", the key/value pair is like this: Key : Functions Value : <!--en-->Nourishing Yin and invigorating the vital essence of kidneys.<!--:--&...
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Switch site language to en_ZA

I've translated my site to English/South Africa - there's different translation for regular English - but I cannot figure out how to switch the site to en_ZA. I have multisite install, and the ...
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How WordPress is able to change locale without using setlocale

In my plugin I print out the current locales via $originalLocales = explode(";", setlocale(LC_ALL, 0)); var_export($originalLocales);die; Obviously the result is same as the WPLANGdefined. ...
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How to update records using $wpdb?

I am migrating non-wp database to Wordpress (for the first time in my life, and hopefully the last). As both new and old websites are multilingual, one of the tasks for me is to connect the articles ...
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Changing interface language without multisite

I want to change the Theme's interface language without making multisite by passing langauage parameter into the URL. <a href="<?php echo home_url('/')?lang=bn ?>">Bengali</a> My ...
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Hijack site url on sub domain for translation

Ok, i have complicated issuse (i think)... i created a site that has 3 languages without any plugin since none meet my needs.... i create 2 sub domains named: he.example.com en.example.com ...
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date_i18n() issue

I'm trying to use date_i18n() to display a localised date in my theme. <?php echo date_i18n( 'F j, Y', strtotime( get_the_time( "Y-m-d" ) ) ); ?> However, this always returns the English ...
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How to make a bilingual front-end post using the plugin WP User Frontend and Polylang or qTranslate?

I'm implementing a bilingual blog site (English and Japanese). It contains front-end user posting and user registration. So, I used WP User Frontend. For multilingual content, I tried qTranslate and ...
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How to tell a theme to use different .mo and .po files?

I have a theme which loads .po and .mo files to display strings in English. I want to have only one language (Polish), but those two files are en_US. I tried replacing content in the en_US.po file but ...
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Multisite use language code as subdirectory

I installed wordpress in the subdiretory "/de" and activated multisite features. The Main-Blog has the url/path: mysite.de/de Now i want to add a second site for the english language with the ...
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Multilanguage site with two domains

I want to make the same site in two languages, spanish and english. After test a pair of plugins and see which options exists looking at some technical blogs, I think the better is to make two blog ...
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how to have __() translating in languages different from admin?

I use native wordpress multisite for languages (it, en, fr, de, es). I need not to use a plugin. Still, all the admin dashboards will be in italian, because editors are all italian people. I know __()...
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How to let users change site language?

I translated all my theme strings and saved in .po and .mo files. I tested the implementation and it works fine, however I'm not sure how to let users choose their own language. Are there any built-...
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WPML language tags (Qtranslate feature) [closed]

I for many years used qtranslate plugin for translating my wordpress websites, but for now I decided to use other plugin, called WPML. And now I'm struggled with one problem: I am missing one ...
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Create a category in different language?

Let's say my website in English, and I created a Spanish category which I want it to be Spanish language, it and it's child posts. How can I achieve this?
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301 views

Is it possible to temporarily override the language setting?

I have a bilingual site working no problem that tests for cookies before setting WPLANG in wp-config.php, with all the text internationalised etc. My one problem is that notification emails are being ...